Market close: After holding on the gains in the first half, the market gave up all its intraday gains in the second half and ended near day’s low with Nifty finished below 10,950.
At close, the Sensex was down 623.75 points at 36,958.16, while Nifty was down 183.80 points at 10,925.90. About 870 shares have advanced, 1621 shares declined, and 144 shares are unchanged.
Yes Bank, M&M, UPL, Bajaj Finance and Bajaj Finserv were among major losers on the Nifty, while gainers were Indiabulls Housing, Reliance Industries, Sun Pharma, GAIL and Hindalco Industries.
Among sectors, except energy (up 1.9 percent), all other indices are ended in the red led by the infra (down 3.6 percent), auto (down 4 percent), PSU bank (down 2.6 percent) followed by metal, pharma, IT and FMCG. BSE Midcap index slipped 2.2 percent, while BSE smallcap index shed 1.4 percent.
News Source:- Money Control